Gyrfalcon Technology Inc pushing for MPEG video coding for machines
Published in Graphics

Video Coding For Machines (VCM) Standard

Cisco research, back in 2018, pointed out that Machine-to-Machine applications will represent the greatest usage of internet video traffic over the next four years. This is what poked the interest of many companies and researchers and was an important topic of the 127th MPEG Conference in Gothenburg, Sweden, in July of 2019, regarding the need for standardization.

Xilinx Developer Forum 2019 starts October 1
Published in AI

Adaptive intelligent world

Last year was the first time that Xilinx held a massive Xilinx Developers forum, and on October 1 and 2, the company plans the annual event over again. Victor Peng, President, and Chief Executive Officer is expected to give us an update on adaptable intelligent world vision.

Apple A13 has 8.5 billion transistors
Published in Mobiles

2nd gen 7nm, new architecture

Apple’s new iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max come with A13 bionic, the second-generation 7nm process manufactured SoC.

Snapdragon 7th series integrates 5G
Published in Mobiles

It is all about the 7nm and die-area

Wafers are very expensive, especially for the 7nm leading-edge process, and 10nm is not cheap either. If you need to use a device in a battery-operated environment, then power consumption plays a critical role. But Qualcomm thinks that 5G deployment is happening much faster than was the case with 4G and wants to expand the reach to the Snapdragon 700 and even 600 series.

Kirin 990 5G and 4G are two separate chips
Published in Mobiles

Kirin 990 4G is significantly smaller

The Kirin 990 5G was finally announced by CEO Richard Yu today and it is a 10.3 billion transistor three CPU cluster SoC with an integrated 5G. Future phones, including the Mate 30 Pro 5G will use it. A Huawei executive confirmed to Fudzilla  that the 4G version of the chip is not merely the same SoC with 5G bit disabled.

Qualcomm scales 5G to Snapdragon 8, 7 and 6 series
Published in Mobiles

By 2020

Qualcomm’s President Cristiano Amon has announced that way beyong its Snapdragon 800 series with 5G support, Qualcomm will announce Snapdragon 7 and 6 generations with 5G support in 2020.

How AMD gained market share
Published in Graphics

Not Navi, with Polaris 570 and 580

We managed to get on top how AMD managed to gain market share in Q2 2019, and it was selling the old 570 and 580 with incredibly attractive and low pricing.

Mate 30 launches on September 19
Published in Mobiles

Global launch in Munich

Huawei Mate 30 will come earlier than most expected. The company has sent out invitations for a global launch on September 19, just slightly more than two weeks from now.

Intel GM of desktop slams Ryzen 5Ghz claim
Published in PC Hardware

Core i9-9900K at 5GHz is Regular Nitrogen

John Bonini, a Vice President, General Manager Desktop, Workstations, Gaming at Intel came out with a great tweet.

Apple sends out iPhone 2019 invites
Published in Mobiles

September 10, 10 AM PST / 7 PM CET / 6PM BST

Companies like launching new products on Tuesdays and Apple traditionally launches its new iPhone in the September timeframe.